Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

COZ013-232000-
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FLATTOPS-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT NOON MST TODAY...

ONLY LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON WITH ACCUMULATIONS AN
INCH OR LESS.

$$

COZ003-232000-
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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT NOON MST TODAY...

ONLY LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON WITH ACCUMULATIONS AN
INCH OR LESS.

$$

COZ007-008-232000-
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DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT NOON MST TODAY...

ONLY LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON WITH ANY ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATIONS AN INCH OR LESS.

$$

COZ006-232000-
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GRAND VALLEY-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT NOON MST TODAY...

ONLY LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON WITH ANY ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATIONS AN INCH OR LESS.

$$

UTZ029-240300-
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CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF HEAVY WET SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  MIDNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES BRINGING STORM
  TOTALS OF 5 TO 10 INCHES...MAINLY ABOVE 6000 FEET.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS TODAY. BACKCOUNTRY
  TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT AND HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ021-022-240300-
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FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...
  MANCOS...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...IGNACIO.

* TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL AT TIMES WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES BRINGING STORM
  TOTALS OF 10 TO 20 INCHES WITH SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS NEAR
  THE FOOTHILLS. SNOW TOTALS DECREASE TOWARD THE NEW MEXICO
  BORDER.

* WINDS...LOCAL SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAYS WILL BE SLUSHY AND SNOW PACKED THROUGH
  TONIGHT. SOME MELTING MAY OCCUR ON SURFACES DURING THE DAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ010-240300-
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GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...ASPEN...VAIL.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 5 INCHES BRINGING
  TOTALS OF 8 TO 15 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOUNTAIN ROADWAYS INCLUDING VAIL PASS WILL BE SNOW
  PACKED AND ICY TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ018-019-240300-
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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE
  CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS.

* TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 8 TO 12 INCHES BRINGING
  TOTALS UP TO 20 TO 30 INCHES. UP TO 3 FEET OR MORE POSSIBLE ON
  FAVORED HIGHER SOUTHWEST FACING SLOPES.

* WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAYS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  THIS MORNING AND WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS THROUGH THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ009-012-240300-
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GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...CRESTED BUTTE...
  MARBLE.

* TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS
  EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES BRINGING
  TOTALS OF 8 TO 16 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAYS WILL BE ICY AND SNOW PACKED OVERNIGHT AND
  REMAIN HAZARDOUS THROUGH TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ011-014-020-240300-
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CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...DELTA...HOTCHKISS...
  MONTROSE...GUNNISON...CIMARRON...NUCLA.

* TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 7 INCHES BRINGING
  TOTALS OF 10 TO 18 INCHES. THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS WILL BE IN THE
  MONTROSE AREA UP TO CERRO SUMMIT ALONG HIGHWAY 50.

* WINDS...LOCAL SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAYS WILL REMAIN SNOW PACKED AND VERY HAZARDOUS
  THROUGH TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

UTZ028-240300-
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LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 6 TO 12 INCHES BRINGING
  TOTALS OF 1 TO 2 FEET WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS THROUGH TUESDAY
  MORNING. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT AND HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ017-240300-
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UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK.

* TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES BRINGING
  TOTALS OF 8 TO 16 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS THROUGH THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ023-240300-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150224T0700Z/
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 5 TO 10 INCHES BRINGING
  TOTALS OF 12 TO 20 INCHES.

* WINDS...LOCAL SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN HAZARDOUS THROUGH
  TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

UTZ022-240300-
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SOUTHEAST UTAH-
1152 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...BLANDING...BLUFF...MEXICAN
  HAT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES BRINGING
  TOTALS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...LOCAL EAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAYS WILL BE SLUSHY AND SNOW PACKED THROUGH
  TONIGHT. SOME MELTING MAY OCCUR ON SURFACES THIS AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$



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